March of Dimes Assistive Devices Program

Assists adults with physical disabilities who are in financial need to purchase assistive devices that increase their mobility and functional independence. The Program helps to buy, repair and maintain a wide variety of mobility/assistive equipment as well as provide contact information/resources to assist locating additional funding sources.

Some devices that may qualify for funding include:  Manual and Power Wheelchairs, Scooters, Replacement Batteries, Walkers, Knee Ankle Foot Orthosis (KAFO), Ankle Foot Orthosis (AFO), Home and Bath Aids, Floor Patient Lifts, Basic Aids for Daily Living, Repairs to Existing Devices
 

Organizations that offer this Service
March of Dimes Canada
Sites that offer this Service
March of Dimes Canada Hamilton Office
Sunday:
Closed

Monday:
9:00-16:30

Tuesday:
9:00-16:30

Wednesday:
9:00-16:30

Thursday:
9:00-16:30

Friday:
9:00-16:30

Saturday:
Closed

Toll-Free Number: 1-866-765-7237
Fax Number: 519-432-4923
Website: www.marchofdimes.ca

20 Emerald St N
Hamilton, ON
L8L 8A4

Eligibility

To be eligible, applicants must:

  • have a on going physical disability that requires the use of an assistive device.
  • have financial need (refer to the income chart on the website)
  • be 19 years of age or older
  • be a permanent Ontario resident
Areas Served
Hamilton
Fees
Fee
Program
fees vary, contact for details
Languages
English
Application Instructions

Application available online, or call for more information 

Contact
Shelley Bolger, Coordinator Assistive Devices Program
Last Full Update
November 12, 2020